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Our Admin Team

Jimmy O'Hearn

General Manager - Operations
Direct Line: 07 823 4559
Mobile: 027 496 7418
Email: jimmy@byl.co.nz

Jimmy enjoys life at his small lifestyle block on the outskirts of Te Kuiti with his wife and two children.

Growing up surrounded by farm life, Jimmy found himself working within the communications side of the livestock industry early on in his career, utilizing his relational and people skills.

Along with managing the business growth and development of BYL Livestock, Jimmy is also heavily involved in the day to day workings of our agents, overseeing sales and keeping on top of the admin side of business.

Since beginning with BYL Livestock in 2017 Jimmy takes every opportunity to learn about the industry through the BYL Livestock staff, agents and clients in order to achieve this smoothly and successfully.

As Jimmy says-“I get stuff done”!

Jimmy is a reliable, efficient member of the BYL Livestock team who handles all situations promptly and professionally in order to achieve the best outcome for all involved. He loves ticking things off his to do list and we love watching him do it!


Kathy Duff

Accountant
Direct Line: 07 823 4559
Email: kathy@byl.co.nz

Kathy calls her dairy farm in Koromatua home, she, her husband who runs the farm and their 3 sons enjoy their family home and all that farm life brings.

Kathy, along with her friendly, approachable nature, brings with her an array of qualifications in business and accounting. These have made her a valuable asset to the BYL Livestock office since 2013.

She is known for doing anything she can to make things easier for BYL Livestock clients, even going as far as to say - “if they can think it, I can do it”.

At BYL Livestock Kathy appreciates the values displayed by the company and being able to watch the progress that is consistently being made throughout the business.  

Heather Entwisle

Customer Service & Sales Support
Direct Line: 07 823 4559
Mobile: 0800BULLMAN
Email: heather@byl.co.nz

Heather and her husband live 5 minutes out of Cambridge on a 500-cow dairy farm.

She has been with BYL Livestock since 2006 and is responsible for the lease of 1500 bulls a year and all that entails.

Heather is only a phone call away and will use her excellent support skills to organize everything for you in order to make life easy for you and the running of your business.  

Heather takes pride in her up to date knowledge and involvement within the livestock industry and is certain that clients can be confident and comfortable in relying on her to meet their needs within the industry. 

Heather loves the work she does and the relationships she has with her clients. She takes great satisfaction in the experience and help she can offer farmers and at the end of the day, Heather enjoys knowing she’s doing a good job of it.